Overview - Dominican Republic

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Capital:Santo Domingo
Area:48,730 km²
Population:9,183,984 (2006 estimate)
Language(s):Spanish.
Religion(s):Roman Catholic - 95%.
Ethnic Group(s):Mixed - 73%, white - 16%, black - 11%.